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#Sally Gap

# sally-gap - Monday 16 December, 2019

Sally Gap in Wicklow closed due to 'treacherous conditions'
# Frosty
# Frosty

Sally Gap in Wicklow closed due to 'treacherous conditions'

Dec 16th 2019, 1:35 PM 41,920 Views 9 Comments

Mountain Rescue personnel evacuated 13 people from a stranded bus yesterday.

# sally-gap - Monday 2 July, 2018

Gardaí advise extreme caution in the Wicklow mountains as forest fire warning extended
# Poor Visibility
# Poor Visibility

Gardaí advise extreme caution in the Wicklow mountains as forest fire warning extended

Jul 2nd 2018, 10:55 AM 11,961 Views 7 Comments

Wicklow Fire Service has been battling dozens of fires in the area for several days.

# sally-gap - Friday 29 June, 2018

Wicklow's fire service has fought 42 gorse fires in the last two days
# Under Pressure
# Under Pressure

Wicklow's fire service has fought 42 gorse fires in the last two days

Jun 29th 2018, 2:58 PM 11,291 Views 14 Comments

At the peak of the fires yesterday, 70 firefighters around the county were tackling blazes.

# sally-gap - Tuesday 13 June, 2017

Man in his 30s arrested in connection with discovery of woman's remains in Wicklow Mountains
# Sally Gap
# Sally Gap

Man in his 30s arrested in connection with discovery of woman's remains in Wicklow Mountains

Jun 13th 2017, 8:58 PM 167,088 Views 133 Comments

Gardaí believe the remains were thrown out of a moving vehicle along a rural road in the Sally Gap.

# sally-gap - Monday 13 February, 2017

Watch: Motorists warned to stay away from Sally Gap due to snowy conditions
# Brrr
# Brrr

Watch: Motorists warned to stay away from Sally Gap due to snowy conditions

Feb 13th 2017, 2:42 PM 22,008 Views 9 Comments

The road is currently impassable.

# sally-gap - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Man charged after Gardaí raid cannabis growhouses worth €450,000 in Galway
# Sophisticated
# Sophisticated

Man charged after Gardaí raid cannabis growhouses worth €450,000 in Galway

Feb 8th 2017, 3:12 PM 40,902 Views 52 Comments

Two men had been arrested in relation to the raids.

# sally-gap - Thursday 24 November, 2016

Woman who won €40k in damages after Wicklow fall faces questions over version of events
# Sally Gap
# Sally Gap

Woman who won €40k in damages after Wicklow fall faces questions over version of events

Nov 24th 2016, 8:05 PM 31,090 Views 0 Comments

Teresa Wall says he fall was caused by a hole in old railway sleepers.

# sally-gap - Friday 15 April, 2016

Walker who fell and cut her knee while hiking Wicklow Way wins €40k in damages
# Lawsuit
# Lawsuit

Walker who fell and cut her knee while hiking Wicklow Way wins €40k in damages

Apr 15th 2016, 10:54 PM 108,975 Views 0 Comments

The judgement will have serious repercussions for Ireland’s national parks.

# sally-gap - Tuesday 2 February, 2016

Walker sues for €60k after falling and cutting her knee while hiking Wicklow Way
# Sally Gash
# Sally Gash

Walker sues for €60k after falling and cutting her knee while hiking Wicklow Way

Feb 2nd 2016, 1:58 PM 57,521 Views 0 Comments

Teresa Wall says the ‘boardwalk was in a disgraceful state’.

# sally-gap - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Wicklow gorse fires: 'We don't know if the house will be there when we get home'
# Sally Gap
# Sally Gap

Wicklow gorse fires: 'We don't know if the house will be there when we get home'

Apr 28th 2015, 6:08 AM 21,614 Views 18 Comments

Brendan Beirne’s family have been evacuated from their home four times in the last six weeks.

# sally-gap - Friday 10 January, 2014

'Busiest year yet' for Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team
# Rescues
# Rescues

'Busiest year yet' for Dublin & Wicklow Mountain Rescue Team

Jan 10th 2014, 6:30 AM 7,618 Views 10 Comments

The 40-strong team of volunteers responded to over 100 call-outs in the past 12 months.

# sally-gap - Friday 29 March, 2013

Motorists urged to avoid Sally Gap after two rescues
# Cold Snap
# Cold Snap

Motorists urged to avoid Sally Gap after two rescues

Mar 29th 2013, 12:43 PM 12,176 Views 25 Comments

Meanwhile Met Éireann has ended the weather warning – but said it’s going to remain really cold.

# sally-gap - Wednesday 27 February, 2013

PICS: Cars stranded after icy conditions on the Sally Gap vandalised
# Vandalism
# Vandalism

PICS: Cars stranded after icy conditions on the Sally Gap vandalised

Feb 27th 2013, 4:57 PM 20,249 Views 77 Comments

At least two cars were found with their windows smashed, seats ripped and batteries removed.

# sally-gap - Monday 25 February, 2013

Over 100 people rescued from Wicklow mountains in 5 days
# Roads
# Roads

Over 100 people rescued from Wicklow mountains in 5 days

Feb 25th 2013, 1:33 PM 17,801 Views 44 Comments

Rescue services call for warning signs to alert motorists to ice and snow-laden roads over Sally Gap.

# sally-gap - Saturday 19 January, 2013

Stranded motorists rescued from snow hit Wicklow mountains
# Snow
# Snow

Stranded motorists rescued from snow hit Wicklow mountains

Jan 19th 2013, 1:54 PM 25,301 Views 34 Comments

Wicklow Mountain Rescue has asked motorists to avoid roads around the Sally Gap area as some became stuck in the snow overnight.

# sally-gap - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

Two men rescued from the Sally Gap overnight
# Snow
# Snow

Two men rescued from the Sally Gap overnight

Apr 4th 2012, 10:27 AM 4,411 Views 19 Comments

The drivers had attempted to cross the Sally Gap as snow fell.

# sally-gap - Monday 24 October, 2011

11 rescued from Wicklow mountains in dramatic overnight rescue
# Mountain Rescue
# Mountain Rescue

11 rescued from Wicklow mountains in dramatic overnight rescue

Oct 24th 2011, 3:43 PM 1,460 Views 17 Comments

Mountain rescue teams were also summoned into action to rescue a family of five during a busy day of rescues yesterday.